Michelle Gannon - 1440 Multiversity

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Michelle Gannon, PhD

Clinical psychologist and couples' therapist

Michelle Gannon is a clinical psychologist, individual and couples therapist, and workshop leader who helps people explore and express their feelings, increase understanding, heal from painful experiences, increase empathy, and create more meaningful lives.

With Dr. Sam Jinich, Dr. Gannon leads Hold Me Tight Workshops for Couples to help couples improve communication, connection, and closeness. With more than 20 years of clinical experience, she also supervises and teaches therapists at the San Francisco Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy.

Dr. Gannon has been interviewed about psychology and relationships on Evening Magazine and CBS‰’s The Early Show, as well as in the San Francisco Chronicle, TIME, Huffington Post, People Magazine, and Hitched. She attended the International Daring Way‰ and Rising Strong‰ Workshop Facilitator Training Program with Dr. Brené Brown and co-leads the Rising Strong workshop with Beth Jaeger-Skigen in San Francisco.

Previous Programs

Hold Me Tight Workshop for Couples

May 26 - 28, 2017

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

Take time to renew your relationship and reconnect with the love that brought you together. Your relationship can be a source of great comfort and joy—and also a cause of stress and pain. Many of us are doing the best that we can to be close to each other, even in the midst of conflict...

Rising Strong ™ Workshop for Women

November 17 - 19, 2017

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

11.75 CE Credits Available Rising Strong ™ Workshop for Women is based on the latest groundbreaking research of Dr. Brené Brown and led by Michelle Gannon, PhD and Beth Jaeger-Skigen, LCSW. When our clients take personal and professional risks, they will inevitably fall and experience disappointments, failures and heartbreaks. This workshop will teach a research-based...